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Senior Category Manager – Finance and Professional Services

  • Location

    Manchester

  • Discipline:

    Procurement

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50,000 - £60,000 pa + Benefits

  • Consultant:

    Elle Heeley

  • Email:

    eheeley@merje.com

  • Job ref:

    EH/16753

  • Published:

    26 days ago

A new vacancy has arisen for a Senior Category Manager to join an online retailer based in the Manchester City Centre office, to manage the finance and professional services categories.

You will be responsible for the Finance and Professional Services Categories. You must have experience of category management and an understanding of all relevant financial regulatory bodies which suppliers must adhere to. The professional services category will include agreements with insurers, health benefit providers, financial institutions, pension providers, auditors, HR  etc. 

You will be highly commercial with the ability to identify opportunities to add value to other areas of spend. Attention to detail is required for this role and there is the opportunity for the role to expand and cover other indirect categories and responsibilities.

You will lead and develop multiple category plans and will monitor supplier performance and relationship management whilst leading all negotiations and discussions with suppliers.   There are very good existing relationships with internal stakeholders and it is crucial this is maintained.

 Please note, should feedback not be received within 28 days due to the large volume of applications, unfortunately your application has been unsuccessful. However, we may be in touch with similar relevant opportunities.